Fun Facts for Today

Just some fun facts to refresh our memory for NCE certification/recertification in case you need to take it soon. Morphine: 10mg IV = 1mg Epidural = 0.1mg Intrathecal (1/10 ratio; very hydrophilic) Hydromorphone: 1mg IV = 0.2mg Epidural = 0.04 Intrathecal (1/5 ratio; intermediate) Fentanyl: 100mcg IV = 33mcg Epidural = 6-10mcg Intrathecal (between 1/3…

NCE Preparation

  Now we are finally there to take the NCE Preparation. This is THE EXAM. How do you study to pass the exam? First of all, calm yourselves. Tell yourself that you have survived the past two years in school and you are still here. You know what that means? That means you can pass…